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I'm wondering if there's a way to make one action have two different effects depending on the workspace it's on.

For example: if on workspace 1, then the command to focus Empathy's chat list is used, but if on workspace 2, then the command to open Chrome is used.

It would be linked to mousing over to the right edge of the screen in Compiz.

Is this possible?

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Have a look at xdotool. get_desktop will output the current desktop in view.

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